Women’s Basketball

Amber Orrange #33 of the Stanford Cardinal pushes the ball up court.

Stanford Defeats Oklahoma, Returns To Sweet 16 In NCAA Tournament

Amber Orrange scored 24 points and Lili Thompson added 19 as Stanford’s backcourt mates took the game over in the second half Monday to lead the fourth-seeded Cardinal to an 86-76 victory over fifth-seeded Oklahoma in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

03/23/2015

Cal Golden Bears new athletic logo. (CBS Sports)

Cal Women Treat Home Crowd To Opening NCAA Tournament Win

Reshanda Gray spent the closing minutes pounding her chest in celebration and running up and down the bench high-fiving as California’s supporting cast closed out an impressive NCAA Tournament opener at home in Haas Pavilion.

03/20/2015

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No. 6 Stanford Women Stun No. 1 UConn In Overtime

Amber Orrange made a go-ahead jumper with 1:38 left in overtime and the tying 3-pointer with 1.4 seconds remaining in regulation, sending No. 6 Stanford to an 88-86 victory against top-ranked Connecticut to snap the Huskies’ 47-game winning streak Monday night.

11/17/2014

Chiney Ogwumike #13 of the Stanford Cardinal (Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike Selected With Top Pick In WNBA Draft

Chiney Ogwumike was selected No. 1 by the Connecticut Sun in the WNBA draft Monday night. Ogwumike joined her sister Nneka, drafted by Los Angeles in 2012, as the only siblings to be chosen first in the WNBA.

04/14/2014

Brittany Boyd #15 of the California Golden Bears.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

No Final Four This Year, Cal Women Fall To Baylor

A year after the Bears’ surprising run through the NCAA tournament, their season ended in the second round this time after Baylor took over in the second half Monday night and won 75-56.

03/24/2014

Chiney Ogwumike #13 of the Stanford Cardinal. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Stanford Women Defeat FSU, Return Home For Sweet 16

Chiney Ogwumike had 19 points and nine rebounds, and Stanford broke open the game with a 30-2 run spanning the halves in a 63-44 victory over Florida State in the second round of the NCAA women’s tournament Monday night.

03/24/2014

Cal Golden Bears new athletic logo. (CBS Sports)

No. 20 Cal Women Fall To Washington State In Pac-12 Tourney

Reshanda Grey led Cal (21-9) with 26 points, but second-leading scorer Brittany Boyd finished with nine points and fouled out with 6 minutes left. Gennifer Brandon finished with 20 points off the bench for California, which has lost two straight, and Afure Jemerigbe added 16.

03/07/2014

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Stanford Women Bounce Colorado, Advance To Pac-12 Tournament Semifinal

Chiney Ogwumike scored 13 of her 19 points in the second half, and No. 4 Stanford overcame its worst scoring first half of the season to knock off pesky Colorado 69-54 in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 Conference tournament Friday.

03/07/2014

Chiney Ogwumike #13 of the Stanford Cardinal. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

No. 5 Stanford Women Cruise Past Washington

Chiney Ogwumike had 32 points and 11 rebounds to lead No. 5 Stanford in an 83-60 victory over Washington on Thursday night.

02/27/2014

Cal Golden Bears new athletic logo. (CBS Sports)

No. 18 Cal Women Hang On, Beat Washington State In OT

Reshanda Gray set career highs by scoring 43 points and pulling down 16 rebounds and Brittany Boyd recorded just the second triple-double in school history as No. 18 California beat Washington State 75-68 in overtime Thursday night.

02/27/2014

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